Sao Tome and Principe

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President: Evaristo Carvalho
Prime Minister: Jorge Bom Jesus
Capital city: São Tomé
Languages: Portuguese 98.4% (official), Forro 36.2%, Cabo Verdian 8.5%, French 6.8%, Angolar 6.6%, English 4.9%, Lunguie 1%, other (including sign language) 2.4% note: shares sum to more than 100% because some respondents gave more than one answer on the census (2012 est.)

Population, persons: 211,028 (2018)
Area, sq km: 960
GDP per capita, US$: 2,001 (2018)
GDP, billion current US$: 0.4 (2018)
GINI index: 56.3 (2017)
Ease of Doing Business rank: 170

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